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As part of their persuasive writing lesson, the coyotes recently watched a storytelling of the book i wanna iguana in the story, a boy named alex is using. Karen kaufman orloff wrote i wanna iguana, which quickly became one of my favorite texts to use with my students to teach voice in persuasive letter writing. Materials required: i wanna iguana by karen kaufman orloff, chart paper, name the teaching point: persuasive writing in letter format.
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